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1 hr ago | The Guardian
ST. JOHN'S, N.L. - A provincial oversight committee for the $8.5-billion Muskrat Falls hydro project in Labrador has asked for more audits to monitor spending.
3 hrs ago | NorthJersey.com
Exxon Mobil Corp. net income rose 28 percent in the second quarter on a sale of Asian assets and higher oil prices, but oil and gas production slipped 6 percent, disappointing analysts.
4 hrs ago | The Modesto Bee
Two administrative law judges on Wednesday released a 25-page decision recommending that state utility regulators deny the company's request to exempt buildings to shelter 18 pump stations and 17 valve control stations from local zoning ordinances in 31 locations.
5 hrs ago | San Bernardino County Sun
HINKLEY >> Pacific Gas & Electric Co. officials have notified residents here that their programs to provide bottled water for some and a sophisticated water filtration system to others would end Oct. 31. In its letter mailed Wednesday, San Francisco-based utility giant PG&E noted that levels of chromium-6 in Hinkley's domestic wells were below ... (more)
9 hrs ago | The Washington Post
A Japanese judicial panel has recommended that three former executives of the utility that operates the damaged Fukushima nuclear plant face criminal charges over their role in the disaster.
The business, called Integrys Energy Services, sells electricity and natural gas to about 1.2 million customers in 22 states and Washington DC.
National Transportation Safety Board investigators say the plane with Vein Guys medical practice employees aboard hit the unlighted pole at the Thomson-McDuffie County Airport near Augusta the night of Feb. 20, 2013.
In a story July 22 about new federal anti-discrimination rules, The Associated Press reported erroneously the value of Exxon Mobil Corp. shares held by investors who supported amending the company's equal employment opportunity statement.
The San Antonio-based company said net income increased to $588 million, or $1.10 per share, from $466 million, or 85 cents per share, in the same quarter a year ago.
The Atlanta-based power company said profit after paying preferred dividends rose to $611 million, or 68 cents per share, from $297 million, or 34 cents per share, in the same quarter a year ago.
This March 9, 2010 file photo shows a tanker truck passing the Chevron oil refinery in Richmond, Calif.
Houston and Harris County officials say they are receiving letters from BP employees who want them to drop a lawsuit over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
The U.S. attorney in San Francisco announced the obstruction of justice charge and 27 related counts, which are in a new indictment charging the utility with felonies.
Pacific Gas & Electric is accused of lying to regulators in connection with a fatal pipeline explosion that levelled a suburban Northern California neighbourhood in 2010.
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reported Tuesday that the energy company has delayed a final decision on the office project for the foreseeable future.
In approved by state regulators, the request filed Monday by Arizona Public Service Co.
The investigation of Zhou had been rumored for months, but was officially confirmed Tuesday by Xinhua, China's state-run news agency.
Updated: Thu Jul 31, 2014 09:55 am
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